Quality Engineer

Employer
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Dec 13, 2016
Closes
Jan 18, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals.  As a Quality Engineer you'll take the lead as you…
  • Manage day-to-day Quality Assurance activities for consumer products.  Manage the planning and execution of Target's Product Safety Quality Assurance program and processes to insure all owned brand products meet the high quality expectations of the Target guest
  • Support other partners to insure factory evaluations, field inspections, and product testing functions meet department objectives
  • Centralize processes and act as a primary contact for field operations, merchants and sourcing personnel for departments of responsibility
  • Provide appropriate technical direction and guidance to Target team members, as well as external vendor partners
  • Support Product Design & Development as the subject expert in quality design and manufacturing principles and/or Quality Assurance
  • Coordinate disposition of product test reports and ensure appropriate follow up with internal and external customers
Requirements
  • 4-year Degree in the following:  Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Material Science, Chemical Engineering/Chemist, Electrical Engineering and/or other technical disciplines considered or equivalent experience
  • Experience in manufacturing and/or product development in related field a plus
  • Knowledge of quality control/assurance processes and procedures, such as DMAIC, control charting, cause & effect, data analysis
  • Working knowledge of MS Office software applications and use
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Project Management skills